KARACHI - A man threw acid on two girls here on Monday in the remits of Surjani police station. The incident took place at house no L-384 located in sector 5-D, Surjani Town. The accused namely Kamran came there and threw acid on two girls Erum, 18, daughter of Noor Muhammad, and Zareen, daughter of Zahid.

Both of them received severe burn injuries and rushed to the Civil Burn Ward.

When contacted, CBW in-charge Dabir Rehman said Zareen received minor injuries and her family took her to home while the victim Erum got severe burn injures at both upper and lower torso.

To a question, MLO Aftab Chunnar said Erum received 25 percent burn injures on her body hence it is premature to take decision regarding her plastic surgery.